Discovering, developing and nurturing individual skills
Adult classes available in tap and ballet
The Emmerson School of Dance was established in 1935 by Rita Emmerson and is now run by principal Kate Bowers. The schools aim is to help students acheive their full potential in a fun and caring environment, offering lessons in Cecchetti Method Ballet, Tap and Jazz.
Able students are entered for the ISTD examinations.
We produce a show every 18-24 months, enter students for competitions and hold an annual summer school.
Congratulations to our Mini & Junior Competition Teams on winning a total of 7 awards at Starpower International.
In their first ever competitive event our Mini Team came 1st in the 8 & Under Group, 1st overall highest score in their group, Regional champions AND the Golden Ticket winners to the World Dance Championships in America!!
Our Juniors were presented with the "Rock the Place" Special Judges Award, came 1st place in their group and 3rd place overall high score.